FAQ

Q: Can I customize this solution?
A: Yes. The business logic is configured using an AWS CloudFormation template and Amazon EC2 user data scripts. The solution’s codebase is open-source and available on GitHub.

Q: Can I extend this solution to fit my business needs?
A:  This solution allows you to deploy the AWS CloudFormation template using a custom installer in your hosted repository for production environments. For more information, see the deployment guide.

Q: Can I monitor my costs once the solution is deployed?
A: Yes. The solution implements comprehensive tagging for cluster resources. You can also define tags during deployment that you can use to get detailed information about your cluster usage.

Q: Can I deploy Scale-Out Computing on AWS in any AWS Region?

A:  This solution uses three Availability Zones to maximize the resources users have for submitting jobs. Therefore, you must launch this solution in an AWS Region that has at least three Availability Zones. For more information, see Global Infrastructure.

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